The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Google.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank - 36 -
Contract jobs citing Google 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.85% -
As % of the Vendors category - 1.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £225 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+32.91% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.46 £27.77 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-44.31% +42.39%
Google
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
166 204 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 50.76% 57.46% 46.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 87 47
Median daily rate £388 £325 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +22.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £190 £78
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 4
Median hourly rate £12.49 £15.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.73% +15.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.39 £12.91 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £51.67 £21.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing Google as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Google
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Google across the Merseyside region.

Google Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Google
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Google also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Google.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) GIS
2 2 (66.67%) Google Maps API
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
3 1 (33.33%) Android SDK
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) Google Play
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Streaming Video
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) SQLite
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) OpenGL

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) GIS
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) SQLite
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Google Maps API
3 1 (33.33%) Android SDK
3 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL